Charles Student Bassoon Reed


Graceful, cultured sounding bassoon reeds made specifically for early stage bassoon players.
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Graceful, cultured sounding bassoon reeds made by Brian Charles, owner and reed maker of Charles Double Reed Company.

These high quality, hand-finished student reeds are recommended for students, beginners and returning players. They are made in the medium strength, which is suitable for most players.

Each reed is hand-finished by Brian Charles and is made of imported French Charles cane.  These reeds feature the classic German/American style profile. The well defined collar, moderate spine and light tip make this an easy playing, dependable reed.

Each reed is separately packed in a clear, hard plastic shell case, marked for easy identification and suitable for long term storage. These reeds are made-to-order and ready to ship almost right away.


  • Overall length: 56.8mm
  • From first wire to butt: 28mm
  • Tip width: 13.3mm
  • At collar: 8.5mm
  • At first wire: 8.3mm
  • At second wire: 7.5mm

Thread color may vary.

These reeds ship within 1 to 7 business days. They almost always ship within 1-4 days, but slight delays are possible, allowing for good and bad reed making days. Call us at (603) 356-9890 to discuss emergency shipments.

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Weight .4 oz
Dimensions 3 × .75 × .5 in

Medium, Medium Soft, Medium Hard